Mark Minevich, GGV
Mr. Minevich is a highly regarded and trusted Digital Cognitive Strategist, Artificial Intelligence expert, Venture Capitalist, and the principal founder and President of Going Global Ventures. Mark was also recently appointed Chair of AI Policy at the International Research Centre for AI, under the auspices of UNESCO. He collaborates and advises large global enterprises both in the US and Japan (Hitachi), and is the official AI and Future of Work Advisor to the Boston Consulting Group. Currently, he serves as the strategic advisor and Global ambassador to the CEO and Chairman of New York-based IPsoft Inc. Forbes named Mark one of the Leaders to Watch in 2017.He has received the Albert Einstein Award for Outstanding Achievement and the World Trade Leadership Award from the World Trade Centers and World Trade Center's Association. Mark has served as a venture partner with GVA Capital in Silicon Valley, advising the fund on AI startups. He has also served as a venture advisor to Global Emerging Markets, an alternative investment group that manages a diverse set of investment vehicles. Mark was also involved with the Research Board, a Gartner company, and international think-tank advising CIOs at some of the world's largest corporations, such as Deutsche Bank, BTM Corporation, Geotek Communications, Qwest Communications, Comcast, and USWEB/CKS. Mark holds the role of senior fellow as part of the U.S. Council on Competitiveness in Washington, D.C. He is an appointed member of the G20/B20's Digital Task Force, supplementing the group with expert knowledge on digitization, advanced autonomous systems, and the future of AI. Mark is also the co-founder and Chair of the Digital Pioneers Network and AI Pioneers Circle based in New York and was appointed as a member of the world economic forum future AI council. Mark is a founding co-host at Digital Pioneers Dialogue Podcast and contributes to a number of publications.